Ukrainian President Leonid Kuchma has arrived in Moscow accompanied by Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Viktor Chernomyrdin. Kuchma hopes to meet Russian President Vladimir Putin. He is also due to take part in the jubilee CIS summit. Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko had already arrived in Moscow. Other CIS leaders are expected to arrive on November 29.
The reaction of Russian President Vladimir Putin to the supply of American HIMARS multiple rocket launchers to Ukraine was unprecedented, according to 360kuai.